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Man airlifted after fall which caused ‘serious head injury’

Helicopter: The man was airlifted to hospital

ST DAVIDS COASTGUARD were called to Whitesands Beach last night (Jul 16) to assist with a medical evacuation after a man was injured from a fall.

The man, who had fallen on rocks and sustained ‘a serious head injury’, was assisted by Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, the Welsh Ambulance Service and Dyfed-Powys Police.

A landing site was secured for the Wales Air Ambulance and the man was extracted, following medical treatment on land by paramedics.

The coastguard teamed thanked everyone involved for their help during the incident.